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Ukraine offers to send wheat shipments to Egypt via Poland: Minister

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 01:42 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Supply and Internal Trade Ali al-Moselhi affirmed that the four shipments that were contracted with Ukraine are stranded in the black Sea due to the ongoing Russian-Ukrainian conflict, Al Shorouk newspaper reported on Wednesday.

Egyptian FM receives phone call from Ukrainian counterpart

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 12:43 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Thursday a phone call from his Ukrainian counterpart Dmytro Kuleba.

Ex-striker Shevchenko becomes ambassador for Ukraine charity

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 12:18 GMT

Andriy Shevchenko has a new goal to help raise funds for rebuilding his country following Russia's invasion.

Egypt enjoys diversified economy, re-directs priorities amid Ukraine-Russia crisis: Minister

Mon, 16 May 2022 - 01:56 GMT

Egypt is experiencing exceptional circumstances, like world countries, as the developments of the Russian-Ukrainian war had a high impact on inflation and the rise in prices of goods and services.

Spartak Moscow says Nike ends sponsorship deal with the club

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 11:20 GMT

Spartak, which had been sponsored by Nike since 2005, said it was now looking for a new equipment supplier.

What files are discussed between President Sisi, US National Security Advisor?

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 10:56 GMT

As for the files discussed, Rady said that the two sides tackled the latest developments of the Palestinian cause as the US Advisor’s visit coincides with the assassination of Palestinian Journalist Sherine Abu Aqleh, as the Israeli occupation forces fatally shot Abu Aqleh while on duty.

Egypt takes unprecedented, well-examined measures over Russia-Ukraine crisis

Wed, 04 May 2022 - 02:03 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi issued directives to the government to prepare various scenarios to deal with the repercussions of the crisis.

Russia detains two alleged pro-Ukrainian saboteurs

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 10:55 GMT

The federal security services said the suspects, who weren't immediately identified, confessed to their crime.

Egypt prepares to lay concrete for the 1st nuclear reactor at Dabaa Plant

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 11:51 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy, represented by the Nuclear Power Plants Authority, is preparing to start work on pouring concrete for the first nuclear reactor to generate electricity with a capacity of 1,200 megawatts at the Dabaa plant.

Russian gov't obliges oil companies to sell more fuel at exchange auctions

Sat, 23 Apr 2022 - 12:18 GMT

"Oil companies will have to sell more fuel at exchange auctions," the Russian cabinet said in a statement carried by Sputnik News Agency on Saturday.

In Pics: Farmers in Upper Egypt supply local wheat to the state

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 06:49 GMT

Minister of Agriculture Sayyed El Qusseir was following up on the wheat harvest in some governorates nationwide, directing to remove all obstacles that face farmers.

Egypt’s community in Ukraine secure safe exit to stranded Egyptian and his family in Donbas

Fri, 15 Apr 2022 - 10:42 GMT

The Egyptian community in Ukraine, in coordination with the Egyptian Embassy succeeded in evacuating and securing safe exit for an Egyptian citizen called Sherif Abdel Mohsen Ahmed and his Ukrainian wife Irina from Donbas to Dnipro city.

Egypt announces India as new wheat supplier

Fri, 15 Apr 2022 - 12:23 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Agriculture El Sayyed El Qusseir announced in a statement on Thursday that India has been recognized as a new country of origin for importing wheat within the framework of the state’s plan to open new sources of importing wheat as a strategic commodity.

11 Egyptian sailors return home after stranded at Russian-controlled Kherson port of Ukraine

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 11:08 GMT

Eleven Egyptian sailor who were stuck in Ukrainian port of Kherson arrived in Egypt on Thursday on a Russian plane after coordination by Egypt’s Foreign Ministry.

EgyptAir to resume flights between Cairo, Moscow as of April 15

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 07:02 GMT

EgyptAir announced, Tuesday the resumption of its direct flights MS729 / MS730 between Cairo and Moscow as of April 15, with one flight a day.

Suspending Russia from UN Human Rights Council linked to politicizing UN bodies: Egypt

Thu, 07 Apr 2022 - 07:35 GMT

Egypt’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations Osama Abdel Khalek affirmed that Egypt does not see the draft resolution on suspending Russia from the UN Human Rights Council as being related to the Ukraine crisis

EU to provide Egypt with 100M euros in aid because of soaring food prices

Wed, 06 Apr 2022 - 03:35 GMT

European Union Ambassador to Egypt Christian Berger confirmed on Wednesday that the EU will provide Egypt with 100 million euros in aid because of soaring food prices.

26 researchers in nuclear sciences receive practical training at Russia

Wed, 06 Apr 2022 - 03:19 GMT

The researchers belong to 14 Egyptians universities and research institutes.

Egypt’s FM: Arab countries offer mediation between Russia, Ukraine

Mon, 04 Apr 2022 - 08:28 GMT

Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Abu El Gheit said that this conflict has negatively affected the Arab citizens when it comes to the supply of grain, tourism, and high prices of oil.

Egypt’s stock of wheat enough for 2.6 months: Cabinet

Mon, 04 Apr 2022 - 07:45 GMT

The Prime Minister announced that the government has allocated EGP 1.1 billion to the Supply Commodities Authority and the Agricultural Bank of Egypt for purchasing the local wheat from the farmers.

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